Multicultural And Diversity Education

Multicultural And Diversity Education

by Peter M. Appelbaum
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576072649

ISBN-13: 9781576072646

Pub. Date: 09/11/2002

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

A state-of-the-art resource concentrating on the practical applications, philosophical and social policy motivations, and historical development of various approaches to multicultural education in the United States.

• Bibliography contains print resources covering community building and curriculum such as Venture into Cultures: A Resource Book of

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Overview

A state-of-the-art resource concentrating on the practical applications, philosophical and social policy motivations, and historical development of various approaches to multicultural education in the United States.

• Bibliography contains print resources covering community building and curriculum such as Venture into Cultures: A Resource Book of Multicultural Materials and Programs, along with nonprint resources such as websites for state standards on culturally responsive schools and online magazines devoted to multicultural education

• Provides a chronology of the evolution of the concept of multicultural and diversity education in the United States from the introduction of the term multiculturalism in the 1970s to the reexamination of the concept as a culturally valued term in the 1990s

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576072646
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/11/2002
Series:
Contemporary Education Issues Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Table of Contents

Series Editor's Preface
Preface
Introduction
Ch. 1Overview1
Ch. 2Origins of Multicultural Education21
Ch. 3Curricular Approaches41
Ch. 4Case Studies65
Ch. 5Political and Legal Issues95
Ch. 6Barriers to Multiculturalism117
Ch. 7Associations and Organizations141
Ch. 8Print and Nonprint Resources157
Glossary179
Index183
About the Author193

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